The northern command guarding the borders and shape.

צילום: טל ליסוס ועידו הגין, דובר צה”ל

Sports competition titled “Northern Command officers Olympics” consisted of a variety of sports, and emphasized the importance of vigilance and operational function. OC North: “the modern command powerful fitness culture”

תאריך: 13/08/2013, 13:38    
מחבר: מתן גלין, אתר צה”ל

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At a time of upheaval in the North and sleep-deprived nights of the commanders, the officers North of the Olympics. So do you still can maintain physical fitness and competitiveness even in intensive operational around the clock? Northern command commanders, particularly the command, major general Yair Golan, proves. This week was “Northern Command officers Olympics”, which were incorporated in various sports command.

The northern command guarding the borders and shape.

The Olympics were held this year in Shlomi in northern Israel, and included a variety of sports including traditional industries such as swimming, running, basketball, volleyball and football.
“We have a responsibility to pursue the nomination, this is part of our duty
As IDF commanders, “said physical training officer for northern command, Captain Tal-צ’ובטרו. What about the commanders? The champion, who opened the Sprint competition after a good night sleep-free-don’t bother. “A champion deal all life long Runner Sports, swimming and keeping fit. So are the other senior officers. It’s possible, “explained the officer.

However, greater importance, though, besides keeping the shape with the commanders, is implementing the physical fitness in the allegiance of the defense of the sector. “It’s part of your eligibility if requested of us among the fighters, and battle the soldiers sitting in the bottom. The more trained, so you
Alert to the environment, which includes the officers who are in the field, “explained Captain צ’ובטרו-levy,” adding that “our responsibility and is an example, and in implementing the healthy lifestyle as part of our daily routine.

The northern command guarding the borders and shape.

After the Olympics, also in the North have been successful: the compilation of points won the 91st Division under Brig. Gen. Rabbi
Halevy, who was the 36th Division and headquarters, Brig. Gen. Itzik turjeman. Command Commander, Gen. Yair Golan, who had to settle for third place with NORAD command, see another Championship for way station of the commanders in the northern region. “What is important is the cultural awareness activities, strengthening the culture of body. The most important thing is to know how to win, “said the champion.

Translated from Hebrew